• Trading turnover of CHF 131.2 billion (-5.0% month-on-month)
  • Number of trades 6,667,523 (-2.9% month-on-month)
  • SMI® index at 9895.7 points at the end of August (-0.2% month-on-month)

The highest turnover on a single trading day was recorded on 14 August, which saw securities worth a total volume of CHF 11.0 billion changing hands. The highest number of trades was recorded on 2 August, with 458,940 transactions. The stock that generated the highest turnover and number of transactions during the reporting month was NESTLE N with CHF 11.7 bn and 352,330 transactions.

In August, 51 products with crypto currencies as underlying were traded on the Swiss stock exchange. Trading turnover reached CHF 52.0 million and the number of trades 2,000; both figures are almost 40% lower than in the previous month. ZXBTAV with Bitcoin as underlying was the most traded product, with a turnover of CHF 29.9 mn and 559 transactions. The world’s first collateralized bearer debt security on crypto currencies, HODL, recorded the second-highest turnover in August with CHF 4.3 mn and 297 transactions.

Detailed statistics on turnover and transaction volumes per segment compared with the previous month and previous year, on newly listed products and on the development of the most important indices can be found in the tables below and on the website of  the Swiss stock exchange.
Since beginning of 2019

Trading days since beginning of 2019: 166

Trading days in same prior-year period: 167

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

763'098

1.8%

Bonds CHF

82'896

4.4%

ETFs

79'392

14.1%

Bonds non-CHF

25'368

105.1%

Structured products and warrants

11'810

18.5%

TOTAL

962'563

4.6%

 

Number of trades

Change versus same prior-year period

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

38'834'756

-0.3%

Bonds CHF

223'977

-5.5%

ETFs

709'782

-2.3%

Bonds non-CHF

14'992

41.6%

Structured products and warrants

356'350

-17.3%

TOTAL

40'139'857

-0.5%

 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus previous month

Bonds  CHF

227

12.9%

Structured products and warrants

28'154

12.7%

*Contains domestic & foreign shares, investment funds, sponsored funds, ETSFs and ETPs

August 2019

Trading days August 2019: 21

Trading days in previous month: 23

Segment

Turnover in CHF million

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

100'965 -10.9%

Bonds CHF

9'846 -5.5%

ETFs

15'664 50.1%

Bonds non-CHF

2'396 -15.4%

Structured products and warrants

2'347 107.1%

TOTAL

131'218 -5.0%

 

Number of trades

Change versus previous month

Equities incl. Funds + ETPs*

6'489'112 -3.1%

Bonds CHF

24'174 -19.3%

ETFs

98'267 6.1%

Bonds non-CHF

1'549 -13.2%

Structured products and warrants

54'421 14.6%

TOTAL

6'667'523 -2.9%
 

Number of newly listed products

Change versus previous month

Bonds CHF

16 -40.7%

Structured products and warrants

3'690 -0.9%

*Contains domestic & foreign shares, investment funds, sponsored funds, ETSFs and ETPs

Index

Month-end reading

Change versus end of previous month

Change since end of 2018

SMI® PR

9'895.7

-0.2% 17.4%

SLI Swiss Leader Index®  PR

1'502.1 -1.2% 15.9%

SMIM® PR

2'543.0 -2.0% 21.0%

SPI® TR

12'060.9 0.0% 22.7%

SPI EXTRA® TR

4'219.8 -1.6% 18.6%

SXI LIFE SCIENCES® TR

5'240.1 1.5% 26.6%

SXI Bio+Medtech® TR

4'492.9 2.1% 21.0%

SBI® AAA-BBB Total Return

145.7 2.0% 6.7%

Any questions?

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact Julian Chan.

 
SIX
SIX operates and develops infrastructure services in the Securities & Exchanges, Banking Services and Financial Information business units with the aim of raising efficiency, quality and innovative capacity across the entire value chain of the Swiss financial center. The company is owned by its users (120 banks). With a workforce of some 2,600 employees and a presence in 20 countries, it generated operating income in excess of CHF 1.9 billion and Group net profit of CHF 221.3 million in 2018.
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